NanoBusiness 2010, Nanotechnology’s Foremost Business Conference, Returns To Chicago Next Week With Keynote Lineup Featuring Leaders from Technology, Finance and Government

NanoBusiness 2010

CHICAGO--()--The NanoBusiness Alliance, the world's leading nanotechnology trade association, today announced the keynote schedule for next week’s NanoBusiness 2010 conference (, which will be held at the McCormick Place, from September 27-28.

With presentations by more than 50 speakers over two days, NanoBusiness 2010 will feature conference tracks on topics including innovations in nanotechnology, commercialization strategies, IP, and environment, health and safety.

“We've designed this year’s NanoBusiness conference to address the key issues facing our industry today,” said Vincent Caprio, Executive Director, NanoBusiness Alliance and Event Director. “It’s toward that end that we have assembled our largest and most prestigious group of keynote presenters to date.”

This year’s keynote lineup will feature presentations from the following leading practitioners in nanotechnology, finance, and government including:

Monday, September 27, 2010

  • Congressman, Daniel Lipinski, Chairman, Research & Science Education
  • Sean Murdock, CEO & Founder, Nanosonix
  • William Moffitt, President & CEO, Nanosphere
  • George Thompson – Government Programs Manager, Intel
  • Clayton Teague, Director, NNCO
  • George Scalise – President, Semiconductor Industry Association
  • Doug Jamison –CEO & Managing Director, Harris & Harris
  • Jurron Bradley – Director of Consulting, Lux Research

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

  • Don Thompson, President, Oil Sands Developers Group
  • William Wescott – VP Innovation, Veolia Environment
  • Mark LeChevallier – Director Innovation, American Water
  • Michael Shapiro – Deputy Assistant Administrator, US EPA Office of Water
  • Mark Shannon – Director of Water CAMPWS Center, U of Illinois
  • Fabien Cousteau – Explorer & Aquatic Environmentalist

For complete event details, including the conference schedule and registration information, please visit For information on exhibiting and sponsorship opportunities, please contact Vincent Caprio ( at

About The NanoBusiness Alliance

The NanoBusiness Alliance is the industry association for the emerging nanotechnology industry. Through its extensive network of leading startups, Fortune 500 companies, research institutions, non-governmental organizations and public-private partnerships, the Alliance shapes nanotechnology policy and helps accelerate the commercialization of nanotechnology innovations. The NanoBusiness Alliance has offices in Chicago, New York, Connecticut and Washington, DC. For more information, visit


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Release Summary

NanoBusiness 2010 conference returns to McCormick Place in Chicago next week, Sept. 27 & 28, with keynote lineup featuring leaders from technology, finance and government.


Schwartz Public Relations
Steven Wright-Mark, 212-677-8700 x101